Dukat, Albania

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Dukat
Village
Albania, road SH8 Sarande-Vlore 8.jpg
Dukat is located in Albania
Dukat
Dukat
Coordinates: 40°15′2″N 19°34′2″E / 40.25056°N 19.56722°E / 40.25056; 19.56722Coordinates: 40°15′2″N 19°34′2″E / 40.25056°N 19.56722°E / 40.25056; 19.56722
Country Albania Albania
County Vlorë
Municipality Vlorë
Administrative Unit Orikum
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Dukat is a community of the Vlorë County, southern Albania. At the 2015 local government reform it became part of the municipality Vlorë.[1]

World War II[edit]

During World War II Dukat was part of the battlefield of the battle of Gjorm, where Albanian resistance units defeated and routed the troops of the Kingdom of Italy.[2]

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